Month: June 2015

Take a moment

you will know space
as an intelligent resource

so discovered
through the power
of the pause


MChallis © 2015

Dan Challis: Quicker than the Dead


Viewing this for the first time brings many many emotions to this father of 6. Prevailing all feelings is one of deepest gratitude – when our children grow tall in their joy and their giving – when our children grow tall…


For Allen


Listen oh heart
to the mystery, to
the breeze dancing trees, to the
silent ripples that cross the quiet lake

go within where they go, oh heart
go to the shore where wisdom awaits you
tread the circumference
honouring each discovered treasure
when you find them you will know and embrace them oh heart

they will feed you
they will be simple


MChallis @ 2015